badigeon

[ buh-dij-uhn ]

noun
  1. a composition for patching surface defects in carpentry or masonry.

Origin of badigeon

1
1745–55; <French < ?

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How to use badigeon in a sentence

  • All was decadence, and they deplored vandalism, and thundered against badigeon.

    Bouvard and Pcuchet | Gustave Flaubert